Archive for January, 2013

Ubuntu sshd with public key authentication

January 25, 2013

Install openssh-server and enable PubkeyAuthentication

sudo apt-get install openssh-server

Verify the following line in /etc/ssh/sshd_config

PubkeyAuthentication yes

ssh-keygen to generate the key pair if needed

Copy public key from remote to this host

ssh-copy-id craig@sshd_host